DL-Methionine

Pronunciation

D-L meth-e-o-NEEN - Pronunciation guide

Brand Names

  • BioMeth Powder
  • d-l-Methionine Powder
  • DL-Methionine Tablets

Description

DL-Methionine is an essential amino acid containing sulfur that is manufactured synthetically and used in dietary supplements and pharmaceuticals.

Usage

DL-Methionine, in combination with biotin, zinc sulfate, and magnesium oxide, is used as a dietary supplement.

DL-Methionine is also added to feed when the nutrients involved in keratin may be low, resulting in the need for a supplement that will lead to hoof repair and aid in the treatment of laminitis in horses.

Dosage and Administration

Prescription medicationCyproheptadine
Method Dosage
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Concentration Period Duration
Oral 20-50 mg/kg 1 mg/mg 1 Daily NA

Notes:

  • Pure form. When included as part of a supplement, follow the manufacturer's directions.
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Method Amount Dosage Period Duration Note
Oral 1 Scoop Daily 6 - 9 months Mix with feed. 1 scoop = 15 grams.

Read manufacturer's instructions carefully.

Side Effects

None found in available literature

Precautions

None found in available literature

Interactions

None found in available literature

Overdose

No information found in available literature

Images

Bio-Meth PowderBio-Meth Powder

DL-Methionine TabletsDL-Methionine Tablets

Literature

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